Reports

A collection of relevant information and reports, covering a variety of topics that effect the commercial real estate industry.

Consumers Further Scrutinize Spending as Holiday Months Approach
October 2022
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Climbing Core CPI Inflation Poses Implications for Regulators and Investors
October 2022
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Suburban Retail Performance Strengthens as Core City Stores Follow Divergent Paths
October 2022
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Inflation Clouds Stellar Sales Total as Consumers Go Shopping
September 2022
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Rising Core Inflation Keeps Fed Alert; Food, Fuel Costs Hold CRE Implications
September 2022
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Structural Inflation Drivers Prompt Rate Hike; Real Estate Capital Markets Responding
September 2022
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Pay to Play: A New Analysis on Why Debt is More Expensive Right Now
September 2022
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Record Job Count Backs Retail Sales and Return of Pre-Pandemic Vacancy
August 2022
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Multiple Real Estate Sectors Poised to Benefit from July Inflation Slowdown
August 2022
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Job Creation Jumps in July, Bolstering Economy Against Other Headwinds
August 2022
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Recession Call Elusive as GDP Declines Against Strong Labor, Property Markets
July 2022
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Retail Sales Historically Elevated, Clouds on the Horizon Prompt Spending Shift
July 2022
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Inflation Accelerated in June, but Forward Indicators Suggest Relief Ahead
July 2022
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Early Signs of Housing Price Recalibration as Higher Interest Rates Stunt Affordability
June 2022
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Chicago Metro Area Retail: Vaccinations and Pent-Up Demand Provide Brighter Outlook for Chicagoland Retailers
June 2022
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Restaurants and Grocers Lead Subdued Month in Core Retail Spending
June 2022
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Fed Increasingly Aggressive in Effort to Curb Inflation; Rising Interest Rates Form Headwind for Real Estate Borrowers
June 2022
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Employment Gains Echo Economic Stamina As Higher Interest Rates Add Hurdles
June 2022
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Chicago Retail Emerges With Brightened Outlook; Core Recovery Underway as Foot Traffic Climbs
Q2 2022
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Home Purchases Continue to Slide, But Prices Keep Rising
May 2022
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Brick and Mortar Retailers Pivot as Store-Based Spending Improves; Investors Cautiously Optimistic on Single-Tenant Sector Amid Inflation and Rising Rate Environment
May 2022
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Labor Slack Tightens to Pre-Pandemic Norms as Job Growth Sustains Steady Pace
May 2022
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Fed Hikes Rate as Expected; Real Estate Sustains Strong Fundamentals
May 2022
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Home Buying Eases as Mortgage Rates Nearly Double the Pandemic Low
April 2022
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Fed Takes Page from Past Playbook, Raising Interest Rates; Commercial Real Estate Expected to Perform Well
April 2022
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High Inflation Environment Places Spotlight on Multifamily, Self-Storage and Hotel Assets
April 2022
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Disrupted Trade Stalls GDP in First Quarter, Underpins Industrial Demand
April 2022
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Shifting Behavior Lifts Sales Across Most Brick and Mortar Operations
April 2022
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What Rising Interest Rates Mean for CRE Investors
April 2022
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Shifting Behavior Lifts Sales Across Most Brick and Mortar Operations
April 2022
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Falling Unemployment Reiterates Broad Job Recovery; Investor Sentiment Strong
March 2022
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Suburban Retail Properties Outperform as Health Concerns Abate; Downtown Locations Wait on the Return of Commuters
March 2022
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Easing Health Restrictions Support Retail but Surging Gas Prices a Headwind
March 2022
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Ukraine Crisis to Reverberate Across Global Economy U.S. Real Estate Positioned to Withstand Impacts
March 2022
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Ongoing Robust Job Creation a Positive Signal for the Economy, Multifamily Sector
March 2022
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2022 Retail National Investment Forecast
March 2022
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Yahoo Finance: Inflationary Pressure Builds Toward Fed Action; Commercial Real Estate Sustains Momentum
February 18, 2022
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Retailers Begin 2022 on a Strong Note as Shoppers Ramp Up Spending
February 2022
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January Job Creation Highlights Recovery in Key Commercial Property Types
February 2022
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GDP Growth Strong in Fourth Quarter; Fed Actions To Play Large Role in 2022
First Quarter 2022
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Unique Window of Opportunity: U.S. Commercial Real Estate Cap Rate Trends Average Cap Rate vs. 10-Year Treasury
January 2022
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Unique Window of Opportunity: U.S. Retail Cap Rate Trends Average Cap Rate vs. 10-Year Treasury
January 2022
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Higher Mortgage Rates Create Favorable Reverberations for Commercial Real Estate
January 2022
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Retail Sales Have Tailwinds Heading into 2022 Despite Soft End to 2021
January 2022
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Labor Market Tightens Further, Fostering Upward Pressure on Wages, Interest Rates
January 2022
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Multifamily Developers to Plug Some Holes in the Housing Shortage in 2022
January 2022
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Pace of Spending Eases; Retail Real Estate in Good Shape Moving into 2022
December 2021
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Record Year for Job Growth Ending on Slower Note as Labor Slack Tightens
December 2021
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Homebuyers Still Endure Considerable Barriers Despite a Jump in New Inventory
November 2021
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Retail Sales Remain Strong Despite More Shoppers Staying Indoors
November 2021
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Employment Market Firms Amid Wane in Infections; Winter Headwinds Present
November 2021
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Real Estate Resilient; Headwinds Weigh On GDP in Third Quarter
Fourth Quarter 2021
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September Retail Sales Outperform as Foot Traffic Remains Elevated
October 2021
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Job Growth Tempers in September; Industrial Sector Continues to Outperform
October 2021
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Housing Construction Pushes Toward a Record; Still Not Enough to Meet Demand
October 2021
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Consumers Moved Away From Service Providers, Boosting Retail Spending
September 2021
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Retail Fundamentals Hold Steady as Chicago’s Economy Continues to Recover
Third Quarter 2021
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Delta Variant Stalls Service-Related Hiring; Rising Wages Pose New Challenges
September 2021
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Easing Lumber Prices Allow Projects to Push Forward; Seller Activity Increases
August 2021
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Eviction Pressures Abating as Economy, Labor Market Continue to Improve
August 2021
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Annual Retail Sales Remain Strong; Property Fundamentals Resilient
August 2021
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Chicago Metro Multi-Family: Fundamentals Return to Pre-Pandemic Levels, Boosting Investment and Out-of-State Interest
August 2021
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Employers Sustained Aggressive Hiring in July as Delta Variant Overshadows Outlook
August 2021
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Resumption of In-Person Learning a Catalyst For Commercial Real Estate
Midyear 2021
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Economy Returns to Pre-Recession Levels, Fueled by Stimulus
Third Quarter 2021
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Rise in New-Home Listings Does Little to Relieve the Supply-Demand Imbalance
July 2021
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Rising Prices Fuel Increase in Retail Sales in June
July 2021
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International Investment Shifts to Industrial Assets, Smaller Markets; Canada Leads Other Nations in U.S. Acquisitions
Midyear 2021
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Low Bond Yields and Elevated Inflation Risk Invigorate Buyer Interest in Net-Leased Assets
Midyear 2021
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Long-Standing and Recovery-Driven Trends Augment Health Services Demand, Expand Investor Pools
Midyear 2021
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Job Creation Speeds Up in June, Some Hurdles Yet to Be Cleared
July 2021
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Retail Sales Flatten as Shoppers Rely Less on Government Stimulus
June 2021
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Surging Prices, Job-Search Hurdles Shrink but Numerous Openings Remain
June 2021
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Surging Prices, Supply Shortages Have Impacts Beyond Housing Segment
June 2021
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Cap Rates Compress as Investors Become Increasingly Active Performance Durability and Post-COVID Recovery Prospects Favored
May 2021
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Reopening Does Not Lead to Seamless Hiring as Some Sectors Face Transition
May 2021
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Economy Regains Footing as Vaccinations Permeate Population
May 2021
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Surging Home Sales and Prices Bolster Commercial Real Estate Outlook
April 2021
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Performance Uneven Among Metro’s Submarkets As Available Inventory Reaches New High
April 2021
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Stimulus Checks, Reopenings Boost Retail Sales in March
April 2021
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CAP Alert: Spring Arrives with Promise but Concerns Linger
April 2021
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Chicago Metro Area Market Report: Vaccinations and Pent-Up Demand Provide Brighter Outlook for Chicagoland Retailers
April 2021
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$1.9 Trillion Stimulus Plan Aims to Carry U.S. Economy Through COVID-19 Pandemic
April 2021
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Lack of Supply and Rising Costs Impede Path to Homeownership
April 2021
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Job Creation Surges in March, But Long Road Ahead
April 2021
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January Spending Spree Masks February Retail Sales Performance
March 2021
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One Year Into the Health Crisis, Job Recovery Regains Momentum
March 2021
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Rising Homeownership Barriers Bolster Rental Housing Demand
March 2021
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Stimulus Leads to Broad-Based Jump in January Retail Sales
February 2021
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January’s Job Figures Reflect Diverging Performance Across Economic Sectors
February 2021
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CAP Alert: New Administration Vows to ‘Act Big’ to Boost Economic Recovery
January 22, 2021
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Omnibus Bill Includes $900 Billion for Health Crisis Relief; Small Businesses and Unemployed Workers Get Lifeline
January 2021
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CAP Alert: A Year of Potential Opportunities and Risks
January 11, 2021
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2020 Election Results Bolster Real Estate Investment Outlook; Policy Stability Paired With New Stimulus and Vaccines Could Deliver Broad Gains
January 2021
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